Qld boy charged with more than 100 burglary & driving offences

A teenage boy from Queensland has been charged with more than 100 offences following ongoing investigations into burglaries in the Townsville area over the past month.

The 16-year-old was arrested around 2.00pm on Saturday following a short foot pursuit.

He has since been charged with 105 offences including two counts of armed robbery, 23 counts of burglary, 17 counts of attempted burglary, 16 counts of unlawful use of motor vehicles, seven counts of enter dwelling with intent, 17 counts of wilful damage, two counts of attempted robbery, five counts of stealing, seven counts of disqualified driving, four counts of failing to stop, and five counts of trespass.


He will be dealt with under the Youth Justice Act.